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The Survey is in..and Suwanee wins Again!

The Survey is in..and Suwanee wins Again!

The city of Suwanee recently won two Voice of the People Awards for Excellence, for Community Engagement and Recreation & Wellness.  Judged by the International City/County Management Association and National Research Center, Suwanee ranked #1 compared to other benchmarked communities in the following areas: • City-sponsored events • How Suwanee government welcomes citizen involvement •

Sugar Rush

The City of Sugar Hill brings back their annual fall festival bigger and better than ever! Renamed as Sugar Rush, the fun-filled event will be held downtown on Saturday, October 17. Enjoy carnival rides, inflatables, food trucks, a car show, bake-off competition, and the world’s largest ice cream party challenge – according to the Guinness

Duluth Fall Festival

Ask anyone in Duluth what is the biggest thing there every year, and all would give the same answer, the Duluth Fall Festival. With more than 400 volunteers, it is the largest festival in the Southeast with no paid staff. A huge parade through the streets of Duluth kicks things off on Saturday morning. Afterwards,

Jubilee Fall Festival

Urbana Holdings is throwing another big fun-filled, family-oriented event at their Suwanee Jubilee Shopping Center off Peachtree Industrial Boulevard! On Saturday, October 17th from 12-4pm the shopping center is being transformed into a big fall festival open for free to people of all-ages. Guests are invited to participate in carnival style games, face painting, inflatables,

Suwanee’s 32nd Annual Celebration

Suwanee Fest is returning to Suwanee Town Center Park on September 19th -20th. The two-day festival, features more than 100 arts and craft vendors, dozens of food vendors, a parade, live entertainment, rides and activities for children. The theme of this year’s festivities is “For the Love of Suwanee,” and the celebration begins just as

Suwanee Magazine wins award for magazine design & layout

We are very honored to announce that Suwanee Magazine recently won a 2015 APEX Award for Publication Excellence in the Magazine Design & Layout category! Suwanee Magazine is designed and published by Veugeler Design Group: a local, award-winning, graphic design studio. What started as a 24-page community magazine has since grown into a 90+ page,

Vacation Bible School at Shadowbrook Baptist Church

Over 400 kids and 150 volunteers made the “Journey Off the Map” VBS at Shadowbrook Baptist Church a huge success! It was a fun-filled week with worship rally music, theme-focused snacks and crafts, a helicopter from GPS landing in the parking lot and Bible stories. Mission offerings for the week totaled $4000 and will be

North Gwinnett Youth Baseball Team Wins County Championship

Congratulations to the NGBSA North Gwinnett – White 13U AA Travel baseball team for bringing home the County Championship to North Gwinnett! This first year travel team defied the odds and defeated Brookwood 6-5, 7-6 in the Greater Gwinnett Baseball League Championship. “This is a big time accomplishment for a first year travel baseball team.

Lanier Islands thanks Active Duty Military and Law Enforcement with Complimentary Admission to LanierWorld

After recently winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the 2nd year in a row, Lanier Islands has more exciting news! With the 4th of July bringing with it a sense of patriotism, the Williams family is generously inviting active duty military personnel and law enforcement officers to enjoy complimentary daily admission to LanierWorld starting

The Longstreet Clinic Welcomes New Orthopedic Surgeon

The Longstreet Clinic, P.C., is pleased to announce Jeffery P. Garrett, M.D., has joined their comprehensive practice, OrthoTLC. Garrett earned his medical degree from the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Wake Forest University, where he also served as a NIH Research Fellow. Board- certified

’90’s Band Soul Asylum to Rock Suwanee Wing Festival

The wings aren’t the only things that will be flavorful at Suwanee’s August Concert & Wing Festival on August 8. Soul Asylum will serve up a tangy musical performance, especially if you came of age during the late ’80s/early ’90s alternative rock/grunge era. After forming in Minneapolis in 1981, Soul Asylum, known for its first

Infinite Home of Suwanee Awarded Big50

Suwanee residents David and Laurel Mullikin of Infinite Home were awarded the Big50 Remodelers Award on May 7. The award was presented to the couple at the annual Remodeling Leadership dinner and gala in Washington DC, and is given by Hanley Wood’s Remodeling Magazine. Infinite Home specializes in renovations and design, and just opened their new

FRIENDS AMERICAN GRILL Named IMPACT Regional Business Awards Finalist

Friends American Grill has been recognized as a finalist in the IMPACT Regional Business Awards. Presented by BB&T and hosted by the Gwinnett Chamber, IMPACT Regional Business Awards recognizes exemplary organizations from within the community and across the metro-Atlanta area that are driving economic development, job creation and enhancing the communities quality of life. These

Suwanee Town Center Celebrates Art

Suwanee SculpTour is a 1- mile walkable art exhibit located in Suwanee Town Center. As part of the City of Suwanee’s public art initiative, the exhibit is designed to bring the community together through imagination and curiosity. The 2013-15 Suwanee SculpTour has officially ended, but 2 of the 14 pieces from the 22- month long

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